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So far Phyllis Stowell has created 57 blog entries.

An Apostle

Mary mother of James Salome and Mary Magdalene looking down into the chamber where the body had lain saw two angels or one whose countenance was like lightning or Magdalene [...]

EINSTEIN’S KNOT

On a sailboat adrift in fog at midnight no food no drink no matter absorbed in yet another calculus his thought not lost but entangled not feeling the endless rocking [...]

Her Dream

Her dream searching for her horse   both fields empty How bereft her look   bereft and burdened by question – how hold emptiness? How endure when mind disrupts instinctual rest and [...]

Asked to climb high risers

Asked to climb high risers up to Zapotec's pyramid plaza I opt for resting by Jaguar's stony paws Asked to stand in line an hour or two to view Oaxaca's [...]

A Door Open

Branches at the window, like someone told the apricot, speak to the house. We can be roused only by an energetic wind. Wind, earlier you came in intervals and I [...]

A fragment of day

A fragment of day batters my brain with its broken maul Like a dream not body-born core-deep tolling calls worshipers at noon calling them home Unbelievably we trust what has [...]

I am the voice

I am the voice the city no longer hears the comings and goings that stir no dust I am the candle flame I did not ignite the moonless garden I [...]

Why no tears?

Well Phyllis   why no tears? What miscue steadies you? What prompts you to catch each moment at the crest? You ride it   this great final wave a surfer loving the [...]

Hidden no more

Well Phyllis   why no tears? What miscue steadies you? What prompts you to catch each moment at the crest? You ride it   this great final wave a surfer loving the [...]

The Gods of the Way

It is twilight and I am on my way Following another whose stride I cannot match He disappears Now I have no path Nothing remembered The mountain calls to me [...]